Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Past Events

Events List Navigation

June 2016

108 Sun Salutations

June 5, 2016 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Clear Yoga,
17b, 6423 Montgomery Street
Rhinebeck, NY 12572 United States
+ Google Map

We are honored to have Leslie Freyburg come and chant the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali as we move through our Sun Salutations. Leslie led chanting at the recent Iyengar Yoga National Convention of 1200 people.

Find out more »
August 2016
Free

Vedic Chanting during Church Service

August 14, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Christ Church,
184 Cross Highway
Redding, CT United States

Leslie has been invited to perform a selection of Vedic chants during the normal church service at Christ Church, in Redding, CT. Leslie is a member of the choir and the congregation, and is delighted by this honor. You are welcome to come for the church service.

Find out more »
September 2016
$215

Sanskrit Immersion: The 14-hour weekend course

September 10, 2016 @ 9:00 am - September 11, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
Yoga Union,
37 West 28th Street
New York , NY 10011 United States
+ Google Map

In this course we will learn the entire Sanskrit alphabet in the original Devanagari Script. As the learning unfolds, participants will discover the beauty of their own voice through chanting every letter. Learning the five mouth positions is the key to find the correct pronunciation of each letter. Through learning the Devanagari one discovers that each letter represents a sound in one of the positions, as well as other ways of producing a sound which distinguish each letter from other letters. By Sunday afternoon, the entire class will be reading words in the Sanskrit Devanagari. This is an empowering course which will enable students to have quick access to pronunciation to virtually every word and phrase in the Sanskrit language.

Find out more »

Yoga Retreat on Star Island

September 15, 2016 - September 18, 2016
Star Island,
Isles of Shoals
Portsmouth, NH United States
+ Google Map

Leslie is teaching Sanskrit and chanting classes during the Yoga Retreat on Star Island. This is our 14th annual retreat on Star Island, bringing together some of New England’s top yoga teachers and most delightful students.

Find out more »

Introduction to Sanskrit and Chanting

September 30, 2016 @ 8:00 am - October 2, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
Brown Dog Yoga,
210 11th Street, Shop #11, Heritage Station
Huntington, WV 25701 United States
+ Google Map

This three-day immersion will cover the following: Friday: Introduction to the Sanskrit alphabet,  revealing the five mouth positions.  Saturday: An introduction to the Yoga Sutras by discussing the eight limbs of yoga, as put forth by Patanjali,will be the topic of Saturday's sessions.  Sunday: Introduction to the fundamentals of Vedic Chanting, and comparisons to chanting of later texts 

Find out more »
October 2016

Official Launch Party for the Yoga Sutras

October 15, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Down Under Yoga Newtonville,
306 Walnut Street
Newtonville, MA 02460 United States
+ Google Map

Down Under Yoga Newtonville, Saturday, October 15, 2016, 2-4 pm, free, Official Launch Party for the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali Chapters One and Two. Free workshop event that will include a taste of Leslie's call and response method of learning to chant the sutras. We will chant together, have time for some sutra discussion, and perhaps learn one of the beloved songs on the CDs. Tristan Boyer Binns, producer, and Leslie Freyberg will talk about the process of making the…

Find out more »
December 2016
$60

SANSKRIT & THE YOGA SUTRAS OF PATANJALI PART 1

December 4, 2016 @ 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Barre and Soul Harvard Square,
36 JFK Street
Cambridge, MA United States
+ Google Map

A delectable presentation of Sanskrit by introducing the five mouth positions used to express sounds in Sanskrit. We will taste the various flavors of sounds by discovering their characteristics.

Find out more »
January 2017
$60

Rejuvenate, Rejoice, and Restore through Sanskrit Sounds

January 8 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
IYENGAR YOGA CENTER OF VERMONT,
294 N WINOOSKI AVE SUITE 212B
BURLINGTON, VT 05401 United States
+ Google Map

Sanskrit is the language of vibration. Chanting the beautiful sounds of this ancient language can bring restoration to one's body, equanimity to the mind, and peace and joy to the heart. In this 3 hour workshop, Sanskrit scholar Leslie Freyberg will give guidance in the sounds of the Sanskrit alphabet and will lead in chanting verses from the Bhagavad Gita.

Find out more »
March 2017
$60

SANSKRIT & THE YOGA SUTRAS OF PATANJALI PART 2

March 5 @ 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Barre and Soul Harvard Square,
36 JFK Street
Cambridge, MA United States
+ Google Map

Main Course and Dessert! Review of the alphabet with chanting, Yoga Sūtras: The Eight Limbs of Yoga, Sūtras 2.28–2.55, the definition of Yoga according to the Bhagavad Gīta, a deeper investigation of “OM,” Sūtras 1.23–1.29, and chanting mantras and experiencing the value of chanting as a doorway to meditation.

Find out more »
+ Export Listed Events